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Chelsea Weedman
Chelsea Weedman

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Poway, Calif.

High School:
Cathedral Catholic

Event:
IM/Fly/Breast

Birthdate:
07/09/1992


05/15/2014

PSU Swimmers and Divers Shine in First Year with New Coaching Staff

A total of 20 program records were broken by the men's and women's squads in 2013-14

04/23/2014

School Record 65 Student-Athletes Earn Winter Academic All-Big Ten Accolades

Nittany Lions with 149 Academic All-Conference Honorees So Far in 2013-14

03/22/2014

Lions Net More All-America Honors in Final Day at NCAA's

Siverling sets program record in 1650 freestyle

03/22/2014

Seven Lions Earn All-America Honors at Day Two of NCAAs

Ackman posts Big Ten record, places fifth in the 200 freestyle

03/21/2014

PSU Completes Day One of NCAA Championships

400 medley relay squad posts top finish of the day for the Lions

CAREER BESTS

Event Time Date Site/Opponent
100 Free 52.52 11/19/10 Indiana/Virginia Tri
200 Free 1:50.92 12/2/11 Ohio State Invitational
500 Free 5:00.37 1/14/11 Md./Nova/Pitt Quad
1000 Free 10:12.41 11/19/10 Indiana/Virginia Tri
200 Back 2:03.13 2/4/12 Lehigh/St. Francis Tri
100 Breast 1:02.37 12/1/12 Georgia Invitational
200 Breast 2:16.21 1/29/11 Mich./NW/OSU Quad
100 Fly 55.44 1/22/11 St. Bonaventure Dual
200 Fly 1:56.85 3/15/12 NCAA Championships
200 IM 1:57.55 2/21/13 Big Ten Championships
400 IM 4:11.34 3/18/11 NCAA Championships

2012-13 (Junior Year)
Competed in eight of the team's meets and qualified for the NCAA Championships ... Named to 2013 CSCAA Division I Scholar All America team ... Earned Academic-All Big Ten Honors ... Second on team in 200 butterfly, 200 IM and 400 IM ... Swam the 200 butterfly, 200 IM and 400 IM at the NCAA Championships (3/21-3/23) ... Competed in the 200 butterfly, 200 IM and 400 IM at the Big Ten Championships (2/21-2/23) ... Posted a career-best 200 IM time of 1:57.55 and a season-best time of 1:57.68 in the 200 butterfly at Big Ten Championships ... Held program's top mark in the 200 IM for a month after turning in a time of 1:57.55 at the Big Ten Championships ... Finished third overall in the 200 IM at Big Tens ... Finished sixth in the finals of the 400 IM at the Big Ten Championships in 4:13.21 ... Won the 100 breaststroke in 1:04.23 in a dual meet with Towson (2/2) ... Took home gold in the 200 butterfly in a tri-meet with Arkansas and Missouri State (1/12) with a time of 2:01.64.

2011-12 (Sophomore Year)
Competed in all nine of the team's meets and the NCAA Championships ... Earned honorable mention All-America honors in the 200 butterfly at the NCAA Championships...Also swam the 200 and 400 IM at the NCAA Championships ... Swam three events at the NCAA Championships with a 1:56.85 time in the 200 butterfly, a 1:58.13 time in the 200 IM and 4:11.81 time in the 400 IM ... Advanced to the final of all three events at the Big Ten Championships ... Helped the 800 freestyle relay to a seventh place finish at the Big Ten Championships ... Competed in 200 and 400 IM and 200 butterfly at the US Olympic Trials ... Earned Big Ten Distinguished Scholar, Academic All-Big Ten and CSCAA Scholar All-America honors ... Posted the team's top time in 200 butterfly and 400 IM ... Ranked second on the team in the 200 IM ... Was third on the squad in the 100 breaststroke ... Won the 200 butterfly in 2:01.99 in the season opener versus West Virginia (10/22) with a time of 2:00.77 at Auburn (11/4) ... Claimed the 500 freestyle in 5:03.29 and the 200 butterfly in 2:04.22 in a dual meet at Georgia Tech (11/5) ... Swam a season-best 1:50.92 in the 200 freestyle and placed fourth in the 100 breaststroke in a season-best time of 1:02.66 at the Ohio State Invitational( 12/2-4) ... Won the 200 butterfly in 2:00.47 in a tri-meet with No. 20 Arkansas and Navy (1/14) ... Claimed the 200 breaststroke in 2:17.68 versus Villanova (1/27) ... Won the 200 backstroke in a season-best 2:03.13 in a tri-meet with Lehigh and St. Francis (Pa.) (2/4).

2010-11 (Freshman Year)
Swam in all 10 of the team's meets and the NCAA Championships ... Named Big Ten Freshman of the Year ... Posted top-25 finishes in the 800 freestyle relay, 200 IM, 400 IM and 200 butterfly at the NCAA Championships (3/17) ... Swam 4:11.34 in the 400 IM, 1:57.64 in the 200 butterfly, 1:58.63 in the 200 IM at the NCAA Championships ... Competed in three finals at the Big Ten Championships ... Clocked a time of 1:57.55 to finish third in the 200 butterfly, 4:12.81 in the 400 IM to finish fourth and 2:00.25 in the 200 IM to finish eighth at the Big Ten Championships ... Owned the team's top time in the 400 IM ... Ranked second on the team in the 200 IM, 200 butterfly and 1,000 freestyle ... Claimed wins in the 20 butterfly in 2:00.28 and 200 IM in 2:01.33 and finished runner-up in the 200 breaststroke in a time of 2:16.21 vs. Michigan (1/28) ... Clocked a winning time of 1:04.28 in the 100 breaststroke and 55.44 in the 100 butterfly vs. St. Bonaventure (1/22) ... Won the 200 butterfly in 2:03.13 and claimed a runner-up finish in the 200 IM with a time of 2:06.35 against North Carolina (1/4) ... Swam 1:59.76 in the 200 IM to finish third and 1:58.97 in the 200 butterfly to finish fourth at the Georgia Fall Invitational (12/3) ... Grabbed a runner-up finish in the 200 IM against Virginia Tech (10/23) in 2:06.93 and vs. Indiana and Virginia (11/19) in 2:01.75 ... Started the season with a pair of third place showings vs. West Virginia (10/16) ... Swam 2:03.16 in the 200 butterfly and 4:26.38 in the 400 IM against the Mountaineers.

Prep
Three-time letterwinner at Cathedral Catholic under coach Jeff Owen ... Squad won two CIF Championships for Division II ... Five-time CIF Individual Champion ... Owns two school records and CIF DII marks ... Earned MVP honors as a sophomore and junior ... Named Rookie of the Year as a freshman ... Served as team captain of the varsity squad as a junior ... Named Pepsi Athlete of the Year ... Also a member of the club team Pacific Swim under coach Dan Peck ... Was Swimmer of the Year for three years while owning over 30 team records ... Competed at LC Juniors for three years, making numerous B and C finals.

Personal
Full name is Chelsea Renee Weedman ... Born in San Diego, Calif. on July 9, 1992 ... Daughter of Paul and Emily Weedman ... Has one brother, Jacob, and one sister, Ashley.

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